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I-D ACTION:draft-hkchu-ipoib-ipv6oib-00.txt



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	Title		: Transmission of IPv6 Packets over InfiniBand Networks
	Author(s)	: H. Chu
	Filename	: draft-hkchu-ipoib-ipv6oib-00.txt
	Pages		: 9
	Date		: 26-Jul-01
	
This document outlines all the necessary ingredients for running an
IPv6 network on top of an InfiniBand (IB) network.  It first
describes how IP link segments can be constructed out of IB subnets
and partitions, then specifies the method of forming IPv6 statelessly
autoconfigured addresses, link-local addresses, and the link-layer
address format used in the Source/Target Link-layer Address option.
It then describes how an IPv6 packet can be encapsulated in an IB
packet, both unicast and multicast.

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